Stony-faced 面無表情的

Ed Miliband
Image caption A facial expression that tells you little of what the person is thinking

今日短語

如果形容某人是 stony-faced 那就表示此人看上去毫無表情或不動心的。

例句

I tried to get the judge to be on my side by making a joke but he remained stony-faced.

I got caught smoking at school. I'll never forget the stony faces of my parents when they read the letter from the headmaster.

請注意

我們還可以用 stonily 作副詞。

例句

Mary didn't cry at the funeral. Even when other people were weeping she just stared stonily at the ground.

我們可以用 a stony silence 來表示一種尷尬的沉默。

例句

I've been asking her what's wrong for hours but all I get is this stony silence.